VIDEO: Lake Urmia revives due to heavy rains

TEHRAN, May 11 (MNA) – Iran’s Lake Urmia has been greatly replenished and revived as a result of sustained and at times heavy rains in the past two months. It was once the largest salt-water lake in the Middle East; however, decades of long-standing drought spells and elevated hot summer temperatures have shrunk the lake drastically.

              

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